multiplicative growth

mul·ti·pli·ca·tive growth

growth by an increase in the number of cells.

multiplicative growth

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Office environments have spread because white-collar, government, and service work have experienced multiplicative growth, especially in the 1980s.
While it might be impossible to provide exponential single-channel capacity growth in optical communication, multiplicative growth in optical communication capacity has satisfied traffic demand in the past, especially when dense wavelength-division multiplexing (DWDM) with a multiplicative factor on the order of 100 was invented.